ADHD kids can be still if they're not straining their brains


Photo: Child with ADHD watching a Math-Video (on the left) and Star Wars movie (on the right); Copyright: Children's Learning Clinic, University of Central Florida

In this timelapse video, the same child with ADHD is shown watching a math instructional video and a Star Wars clip. The child displays fidgeting and excessive movement only while watching the math video, which requires executive brain function.